July 03, 2017

EXPLORE PHILADELPHIA’S HISTORIC DISTRICT WITH THE 4 DAYS OF THE FOURTH SCAVENGER HUNT

PHILADELPHIA, July 3, 2017 – There’s no better place to celebrate Independence Day than in the Birthplace of Independence! That fact is clear to hundreds of participants who have played the 4 Days of the Fourth Scavenger Hunt powered by Scavify® since its launch on July 1.

June 29, 2017

CELEBRATE 4 DAYS OF THE 4TH IN AMERICA’S BIRTHPLACE

PHILADELPHIA, June 29, 2017 – There’s no better place to celebrate Independence Day than in the Birthplace of Independence! This year, in honor of America’s 241st birthday, the institutions surrounding Independence Mall will celebrate 4 days of the 4th Saturday, July 1 – Tuesday, July 4, with special programming and a new scavenger hunt, 4 Days of the Fourth Scavenger Hunt powered by Scavify®.
 

June 27, 2017

FREE CUPCAKES + CAKE from TERMINI BROS @ the Visitor Center

MEDIA ADVISORY: New Photo/TV/Radio Opportunities: Baking Prep starting tomorrow

WHAT:  Join us for a celebration of America’s Birthday hosted by Betsy Ross and Termini Brothers Bakery at the Independence Visitor Center, 6th and Market Streets.

May 26, 2017

SUMMER BEGINS AT THE VISITOR CENTER

PHILADELPHIA, May 26, 2017 – The Independence Visitor Center is gearing up for an exciting Memorial Day weekend to kick off Philadelphia’s vibrant tourist season. Located in the heart of Historic Philadelphia and the gateway to Independence National Historical Park, the Visitor Center is the perfect place for visitors to begin exploring America’s Birthplace this summer.

 

April 28, 2017

PHLASH BEGINS DAILY SERVICE MAY 1

PHILADELPHIA, April 28, 2017 – The Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop™ launches daily service Monday, May 1. PHLASH is the quick, convenient, and affordable way to access popular attractions throughout Philadelphia. The transit service includes 22 stops from the Delaware River Waterfront to Fairmount Park. It operates 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., providing service to each stop every 15 minutes. PHLASH will run daily service through Labor Day, Monday, September 4.

April 24, 2017

PHLASH SPECIAL SERVICE DURING THE NFL DRAFT

PHILADELPHIA, April 24, 2017 – The Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop™ will extend its weekend service to Thursday, April 27 – 29, as a public transit solution for visitors arriving at the NFL Draft Experience on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

SPECIAL SERVICE INFORMATION <<Download the route map and detour details here>>

April 20, 2017

FREE RIDES ONBOARD THE PHILLY PHLASH

PHILADELPHIA, April 20, 2017 – The Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop™ will join the Museum of the American Revolution in celebrating its opening weekend by offering free single rides onboard the PHLASH to those that present their Museum of the American Revolution admission ticket to the driver April 21-23.

March 22, 2017

RIDE THE PHILLY PHLASH DOWNTOWN LOOP BUS FOR FREE & CELEBRATE THE KICK OFF OF THE 2017 SEASON THIS THURSDAY, MARCH 23

PHILADELPHIA, PA – MARCH 22, 2017 –On Thursday, March 23, 2017, at 10:00 a.m., the Independence Visitor Center Corporation (IVCC) is sending off the first Philly PHLASH Downtown Loop bus of the 2017 season. Celebrate with the PHLASH by riding FREE on opening day. Now in its 23rd year of service and sixth year under IVCC management, the Philly PHLASH has become an award-winning transportation service in downtown Philadelphia and a staple icon for visitors and locals alike.

 

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